Lion

English
about 1752
Made at Bow Manufactory (England)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

7.62 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

1988.589

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Lion facing left (one of a pair) in natural colors on elliptical base with Canton type flowers, both reclining with right paw on marblized sphere.

Inscription

unmarked

Provenance

By 1973, Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz [see note 1]; 1988, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz. (Accession date: November 30, 1988)

NOTES:
[1] From June 25, 1973, on loan to the MFA from Mr. and Mrs. Sigmund Katz.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection